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    Armed men hold homeowner at gunpoint during overnight burglary in DelCo

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    RIDLEY TWP., Pa. (YC) — Police in Ridley Township are investigating an overnight armed home invasion in Delaware County.

    The incident happened on the 1300 block of Holland Avenue just after 11 p.m. Wednesday.

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    Police responded to the location for reports of a robbery with a weapon involving two black males.

    According to dispatch recordings we obtained, the victim told Delaware County 911 Center that the men entered the home with masks on and stuck a gun to the victim’s face.

    (Audio Courtesy of YC Philadelphia News Room)

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    One man robbed the home while the other held the victim at gunpoint.

    The men then fled the residence and ran down an alleyway by the victim’s residence . They were possibly seen in a white Honda on Chester Pike heading towards Chester City.

    The subjects were both wearing black hoodies and masks, one wielding a black pistol.

    This story contains preliminary information obtained by YC of the Delaware County 911 Center dispatch pertaining to the incident.

    There were no injuries.

    (Reporting by Hong Xie; Editing by Nik Hatziefstathiou)

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